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Azonic Pyramid Rim

5/5 (4 Reviews)


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Azonic Pyramid


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Richard from Portland Or US

Date Reviewed: June 24, 2006

Strengths:    Review for the PTW.
Indestructible! Had these rims laced up (4 cross) for my XC bike. Front one has only needed trued twice in 4+ years of constant use and abuse. I split the rear one the stupid move of not replacing a brake pad, which sliced through the braking surface. Not an issue anymore with disc brakes. Luckily, I had a spare to build.

I caught a stick in my rear tire and yanked a spoke clear out of the nipple. Five minutes and a few turns with a spoke wrench and I pedalled out the rest of the trail without the wheel coming more out of true. Replaced the spoke and they are still rolling true.


Weaknesses:    They dont make it anymore.
Deep rim nessecitates an extra long valve.
pinch flats with a vengance. (run high air pressure in your tire)


Bottom Line:   
These rims will last the rest of my riding days, which is probably why they dont make them anymore.

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Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $25.00

Similar Products Used:   nothing else. Started out on these, and they are still going.

Bike Setup:   GT Zaskar LE (pre Pacific) Custom built Z1 MCR, Race Face turbine cranks and BB, XT drivetrain. Eggbeaters. Hope Mono Minis. Thompsons. Various other flashy bike geek stuff

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Chris Skolnick from NYC

Date Reviewed: January 5, 2002

Strengths:    Strong
Somewhat light
They look nice
Brake track


Weaknesses:    Pray you never get a flat

Bottom Line:   
I love these rims. Both times i had my rear hub destroyed before the rims did. Absolutely great product and the best rims i have ever used.

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Purchased At:   Anewgen bike shop

Similar Products Used:   All sun rims

Bike Setup:   They have been on many bikes, HT and FS

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by tony from kingston england

Date Reviewed: October 15, 2001

Strengths:    very strong, looks like it has 4 walls not 3, builds into a nice strong wheel due to deep section rim is very light very good looks , can be disc or rim use without you knowing it

Weaknesses:    maybe rim section is too deep, this means that the spokes are at too much of an angle when the rim is built up the nipples cannot be fully tightened due to the spokes not going in dead strait , this could be due to my large hub flanges though

Bottom Line:   
quality rim from azonic i reckon front use only though

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $35.00

Purchased At:   chainreactioncycles.com

Similar Products Used:   d521 , the classic , halo combat - they split

Bike Setup:   on hope big un hub 32 hole

Overall Rating:5
Submitted by Markito a Weekend Warrior from ny

Date Reviewed: June 8, 1999

Strengths:    
strong nice looking,


Weaknesses:    
super hard to take tires out and put them back in


Bottom Line:   
they are super strong and I have not noticed the weight. They are great downhill rims. Never had to true them ....

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Favorite Trail:   
anything

Duration Product Used:   
less than 1 month

Similar Products Used:   
mavic 138, 221


Bike Setup:   
dbr x2

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